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Seasonal Recipes

Holidays and celebrations are the spice of life. These seasonal and healthy Paleo dishes will delight your special guests!

Paleo Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Streusel Topping

This sweet potato casserole is topped with a delicious date and pecan streusel topping you’ll want to replicate year after year. 

By Jess Case
Garlic Mashed Cauliflower Recipe

Swap out mashed potatoes for cauliflower, for a healthier Thanksgiving side dish. Pureed cauliflower is still creamy and delicious, but easier to make!

By Jess Case
Paleo Thanksgiving Stuffing with Butternut Squash

You don’t need bread to make a tasty Paleo stuffing! This recipe uses roasted butternut squash, ground pork, fresh herbs, apples, and cranberries for a festive Thanksgiving side dish with all the traditional holiday flavors.

By Jess Case
Sausage and Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash
This Paleo recipe fills tender acorn squash with autumn flavors like sweet apple, savory sausage, and fresh sage for an easy, but impressive Thanksgiving side.
By Jess Case
Sweet Potato Breakfast Bowl with Apples & Cinnamon
Ready for all the flavors of autumn in one breakfast bowl? Try this hearty bowl of mashed sweet potatoes, apples, cinnamon, and chopped nuts for a festive fall breakfast.
By Jess Case
Spaghetti Squash Bowl with Chicken & Fall Veggies

Celebrate fall with this hearty spaghetti squash dish! It’s topped with Brussels sprouts, mushrooms, spinach, and crunchy pumpkin seeds for a tasty and nutritious meal. 

By Jess Case
Pumpkin Spice Date Balls

To satisfy all your fall cravings, try these Pumpkin Spice Date Balls for a healthy snacks that will keep you energized as the days get shorter.

By Jess Case
Six Ideas to Turn Holiday Leftovers into Paleo-Friendly Recipes

Learn 6 ways to turn holiday leftovers into paleo-friendly recipes. Browse The Paleo Diet® blog for more paleo recipes, meal plans & more today!

By Jane Dizon
Thanksgiving Special: Paleo Leftover Turkey Chili

The holidays are upon us and there’s nothing better than a fresh organic turkey to kick off the celebrations! Here's what you do with the leftovers...

By Lorrie Cordain
Paleo Picnic Ideas for Early Fall

The days may be getting cooler and shorter, but that doesn't mean time has run out for picnics! Here are a few Paleo picnic ideas for early fall!

By The Paleo Diet® Team
Easy, Creamy Butternut Squash Soup

Get back on track after the holidays with this delicious Paleo recipe. Follow The Paleo Diet for even more Paleo recipes, tips, and helpful resources!

By The Paleo Diet® Team
Paleo Gingerbread Cookies

The holiday season turns our thoughts to delicious treats. These Paleo gingerbread cookies provide key nutrients to put a healthy spin on an old classic.

By Christopher Clark
Paleo Leadership
 
Trevor Connor
Trevor Connor

Dr. Loren Cordain’s final graduate student, Trevor Connor, M.S., brings more than a decade of nutrition and physiology expertise to spearhead the new Paleo Diet team.

Mark J Smith
Dr. Mark J. Smith

One of the original members of the Paleo movement, Mark J. Smith, Ph.D., has spent nearly 30 years advocating for the benefits of Paleo nutrition.

Nell Stephenson
Nell Stephenson

Ironman athlete, mom, author, and nutrition blogger Nell Stephenson has been an influential member of the Paleo movement for over a decade.

Loren Cordain
Dr. Loren Cordain

As a professor at Colorado State University, Dr. Loren Cordain developed The Paleo Diet® through decades of research and collaboration with fellow scientists around the world.